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"Brides of Anansi: Fiber and Contemporary Art" (fall 2014)

“Brides of Anansi: Fiber and Contemporary Art” (fall 2014)

Fiber is a medium of enormous complexity, versatility, tenacity, and longevity that has been mastered by women from the earliest beginnings of human history. Brides of Anansi: Fiber and Contemporary Art will explore how fiber has become a distinctive voice...
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"Maren Hassinger...Dreaming" (spring 2015)

“Maren Hassinger…Dreaming” (spring 2015)

For more than four decades Maren Hassinger, a sculptor, performance artist, and the Director of the Rinehart School of Sculpture at the Maryland Institute and College of Art, has created work that examines the tenuous relationship between nature and industrialism....
"AFRICA Forecast" (fall 2015)

“AFRICA Forecast” (fall 2015)

AFRICA Forecast is an original exhibition project spearheaded by Andrea Barnwell Brownlee, Ph.D., Director of the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art, and Mangue Banzima, a creative and business consultant, which explores the dynamism of contemporary African fashion design. The...

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